All of us have watched Ice Age. If you haven’t, finish reading this article and run to watch it, you are really missing out on lots of craziness, fun, adorability, and ice age adventure. With so many films in the franchise already, Disney+ is bringing out a mini television series based on our beloved acorn-loving squirrel, Scrat.
The upcoming television series will follow the ups and downs of fatherhood with Scrat as he raises tiny Baby Scrat as they bond with each other and have a fierce fight for getting an acorn, which both father and son are clearly obsessed with. The series is being produced by 20th Century Animation and Blue Sky Studios.
Here’s everything to know about the upcoming mini-series, Ice Age: Scrat Tales:
Ice Age: Scrat Tales Release Date
Ice Age: Scrat Tales is all set to release on Disney+ on April 13, 2022.
How many episodes are there in Ice Age: Scrat Tales?
The upcoming television mini-series, Ice Age: Scrat Tales will have six mini-episodes in total. Here are the names:
- “Nuts About You”
- “LoFi Scrat Beats to Sleep/Chill to”
- “X’s and Uh-O’s”
- “Nutty Reflections”
- “Teeter Toddler”
- “Nut The End”
Ice Age: Scrat Tales Trailer
The trailer of Ice Age: Scrat Tales has surfaced and it is just so adorable. All of us know Scrat, our clumsy yet cute squirrel from Ice Age. When he is so cute, imagine a little, tiny, baby version of him. That is Baby Scrat, a baby saber-toothed squirrel whose path gets crossed with our Scrat, and in no time they become more like father and son.
The upcoming mini television series will follow Scrat’s struggles with fatherhood where our ‘lone wolf’ finds himself taking care of a baby and tries to be the best dad to him. Unless there’s an acorn at stake.
Ice Age: Scrat Tales Plot
The story follows Scrat, our very own saber-toothed squirrel from the Ice Age franchise. He is pretty much obsessed with collecting acorns no matter if it needs putting his life his danger. Due to his love of acorns, he has found himself in very precarious situations like getting struck by lightning, getting caught in an avalanche but he never loses hope.
During one such acorn hunting, he comes across a mischievous baby Scrat who is fond of acorns as much as he is. Scrat becomes a father figure to him and the duo enjoys and cherishes each others’ company however, what will happen when an acorn will come between the two? Will Scrat save Baby Scrat from the fall or will he choose his beloved acorn on his newfound son?
Ice Age: Scrat Tales Cast
- Chris Wedge will be playing Scrat
Since 2002, Chris has been the voice of Scrat in The Ice Age franchise. Chris has made a huge name for himself in the fields of directing, voice acting, producing, designing, animating, and even cartooning. He has directed multiple big titles in animation like Ice Age (2002), Robots (2005), Epic (2013), and Monster Trucks (2016).
He won an Academy Award for the short animated film Bunny in the year 1998. Wedge was the co-founder of Blue Sky Studios, which was closed by The Walt Disney Company in 2021.
- Kari Wahlgren will be playing Baby Scrat
Kari is a voice-over artist who has provided the voice to a lot of animated movies, TV series, and video games. She has played several important roles in Japanese anime such as Robin Sena in Witch Hunter Robin, Lavie Head in Last Exile, Fuu in Samurai Champloo, Scarlett in Steamboy, Pacifica Casull in the Scrapped Princess, Saya Otonashi in Blood+ and more.
She has worked in American animated projects like Rick and Morty, Phineas and Ferb, Fish Hooks, Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz, Ben 10, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, and more.